Saturday, June 16, 2012, was a day of celebration, in Commiskey, Indiana, Heart to Heart Publishing, Inc. of Morgantown launched a new title, Secrets of the Garden Path, with Recipes, authored by Betty Manning.
Anyone familiar with Cheryl Hughes (recently profiled in the BTN article "Cheryl Hughes: Renaissance Woman") won't find it at all surprising that one of her progeny, Natalie, has decided to pursue a career in writing. The unexpected part may be the type of prose that Natalie has chosen to compose: on September 5th, Heart-to-Heart Publishing will release Natalie's first book, a children's yarn called Goodie 2 Shoes.
The Bowling Green – Warren County Drug Task Force will conduct an auction June 29, 2012 of drug seized/forfeited vehicles. It will be in front of the Warren County Courthouse at 4PM. The vehicles will be on display to the public after 1PM that day. Eighty Five percent of the proceeds of the sale go back into the task force operations with fifteen percent going to the Warren County Commonwealth Attorney’s Office operations.
WASHINGTON -- Eighty-four female high school students from 29 states will plan a simulated mission to Mars and experience life as an engineer or scientist when NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston hosts two events focused on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) in June and July. Butler County High School student Hollie Coleman, the daughter of Mike Coleman and Renee Coleman, has been selected to attend this prestigous program.
For the Butler County School District, the filling of one principal position has led to the vacancy of another. Earlier this month Jeff Jennings was hired as the new principal at North Butler Elementary, creating a principal vacancy at Butler County Middle School.
The Butler County Sheriff's Department is asking for your help to catch the person(s) responsible for breaking into the J & J Market, located in the Davis Crossroads community in Butler County. Thieves gained entry to the store late Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning by breaking the glass out of the door and busting it in. They stole tobacco products along with candy and over 100 DVDs before leaving the premises. The store was also broken in to this past February.
Retired U.S. Army Sergeant Gary L. Wolfinbarger was honored on the courthouse lawn this afternoon when he received a Purple Heart for his service to his country in Afghanistan. Sgt. Wolfinbarger suffered multiple injuries after the vehicle he was in was struck by an improvised explosive device, or IED, on December 14, 2008.
On June 25, more than two hundred outstanding student musicians will gather at the University of Louisville for five days of rehearsal and performances prior to departing to seven European countries for a 16-day tour.
Shelby and Rachel Rose, of Morgantown, have been selected for this honor. Both girls have been a member of the Butler County High School choral program, directed by Darryl Dockery. Shelby and Rachel are the daughters of Phillip and Rebecca Rose.
This past week Annis Farms lost a significant amount of hay due to two separate fires. The first hay fire last week claimed several bales of hay on their farm off Big D Road. They then lost 12-15 bales of hay on their farm in Logansport.
The following article was prepared by Timothy G. Prather and was published by the University of Tennessee Agricultural Extension Service to bring awareness to Tennessee farmers about causes and potential ways to avoid devastating hay fires.